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MI6 exposed?

The head of MI6, the UK's external spy agency, is set to give his first televised speech.

John Sawers will break with tradition by making a public statement to a group of invited guests.

Dr Philip Davies, author of MI6 and the Machinery of Spying, analyses the reasons behind this seemingly revolutionary move.

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